The following summary of calls for service/reports filed by the Riley County Police Department is a portion of those received by police. Some names, addresses, and case details are withheld to follow local, state, and federal law and in an attempt to protect community members from being victimized further. Those arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
MANHATTAN, KAN. –
Officers filed a report for aggravated assault of LEO in the 100 block of Bluemont Ave. in Manhattan on January 3, 2023, around 12:00 p.m. 29-, 40-, and 45-year-old male RCPD Police Officers were listed as the victims when it was reported a 32-year-old man pulled out a sharp object and threatened them while they were investigating a verbal argument between the man and a woman. Exzavien Hunter 32, of Manhattan was arrested on scene for three counts of aggravated assault of LEO and transported to the Pottawatomie County Jail.
Officers filed a report for theft in the 1100 block of Moro St. in Aggieville, Manhattan on January 5, 2023, around 3:15 a.m. Fat Shack was listed as the victim when it was reported a 37-year-old man along with at least four other individuals stole multiple food items and utensils from the restaurant. The estimated total loss associated with this case is approximately $500. Anyone with information can contact RCPD or the Manhattan Riley County Crime Stoppers. Using the Crime Stoppers service can allow you to remain anonymous and could qualify you for a cash reward of up to $1,000.